Saint Joseph

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Saint Joseph

A city of northwest Missouri on the Missouri River north of Kansas City. It grew as a supply depot in the 1850s and became the eastern terminus of the Pony Express in 1860.
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Noun1.Saint Joseph - a Christian holy daySaint Joseph - a Christian holy day      
Christian holy day - a religious holiday for Christians
Mar, March - the month following February and preceding April
2.Saint Joseph - a town in northwest Missouri on the Missouri RiverSaint Joseph - a town in northwest Missouri on the Missouri River; in the 19th century it became the eastern terminus of the pony express
Missouri, Show Me State, MO - a midwestern state in central United States; a border state during the American Civil War, Missouri was admitted to the Confederacy without actually seceding from the Union
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Let's assume that the just man, Joseph of Nazareth, had taken part in his community's ongoing prayer for the coming of the Messiah.
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